Queen of Katwe

“You belong here…” Tears rolled down my cheeks during the opening scene from Disney’s Queen of Katwe as coach and missionary
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The Oscar-winning actress, who stars in Queen of Katwe and earned a Tony nomination for her role in Eclipsed, likes her hats big and her music loud.
The game of chess. It doesn't really interest me. Most likely, Uganda will only be a place I might visit through headlines. These were the thoughts that bounced in my mind as I accepted a press junket with Disney announcing we would be screening Disney's Queen of Katwe. By the title, I guessed it was about a girl from the slums of Uganda who learned to play chess.
Phiona Mutesi was born and raised in Katwe, a slum within the bustling city of Kampala, Uganda, that often floods with raw
Lavender is her color. But then, what color isn't?
David Oyelowo plays Robert Katende, who introduced the children of the poorest areas of Uganda to chess. "You could not ask
Behind The Scenes Of 'Queen Of Katwe'
The vivid first trailer for Disney’s true-life story “Queen of Katwe” is here, hitting the web on Tuesday. Aside from featuring